No prices found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Ambassador Lucerne
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Ambassador Lucerne
Travel Blogs from Lucerne
... At the top (lots of snow), I took another 1,000 photos of the surrounding scenery (unbelievable views), and completed the roundtrip with a gondola ride back to Lucerne (actually, Kriens, a nearby town - from which I walked the 2 miles, or so, back to Lucerne). Fantastic round trip. It's rumored that Pontius Pilate is buried on the mountain. Teddy Roosevelt and Queen Victoria have both made it to the top (likely not together).
Patty, not a fan of cogwheel ...
... the lure of the bed. Mmmm bed soft.
Instead of succumbing I found a chocolate factory tour where you can even make your own bar of chocolate. Sounds good!
Located Bev and we jumped in a taxi to the factory in a district called, ahem "Root". My goodness .... the pamphlet said two stops on the train but it turned out to be a 25min drive and rather costly to get there! Taxis are definitely not as affordable here as they are in ...
... would probably weaken! LOL.
It's usually OK moving on, but today I was finding it a bit hard...no doubt not being helped by my 'girly hormones' that are most definitely on the rampage! I had really enjoyed Beatenberg and our arrival mid afternoon at the very modern huge Ibis hotel in Lucerne left me feeling a bit 'lost' and frazzled. But hey....on the upside we have wi-fi again and it's FAST! So a good opportunity to blog and ...
... stores. The old churches and other historic buildings were a little ways away in a nearby part of the city so this was less interesting for me. The kids, however, were keen to go look for clothes so off they went on their own while I continued to walk around for a brief time on my own before heading back to the train station to get tickets for our next leg to Zurich a couple of days later.
I ended up back at the hotel where I enjoyed more coffee and book reading ...
We woke in Lucerne, one of Switzerland's finest cities nestled amid its snow capped Alps and surrounded by it's lake and embellished by the clear mountain waters of the River Reuss to gorgeous blue skies dotted with patches of pink, looking good for a day on Titlis Glacier. From our hotel we stopped at the Lion Monument, erected in memory of the 800Swiss Guards who defended Louis XVI and his wife at the ...